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2 definitions found
 for xylonite
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Xylonite \Xy"lon*ite\, n.
     See Zylonite.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Celluloid \Cel"lu*loid`\ (s[e^]l"[-u]*loid), n. [Cellulose +
     -oid.]
     A substance composed essentially of gun cotton and camphor,
     and when pure resembling ivory in texture and color, but
     variously colored to imitate coral, tortoise shell, amber,
     malachite, etc. It is used in the manufacture of jewelry and
     many small articles, as combs, brushes, collars, and cuffs;
     -- originally called xylonite.
     [1913 Webster]

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